Northern Lights - a Magic Experience 

USB Full HD and DVD

New spectacular documentary about the Northern Lights is now available on DVD and Full HD USB-version. The 25 minute documentary takes you on a breathtaking journey through space.

 
 

New spectacular documentary about the Northern Lights is now available on DVD.

The 25 minute documentary takes you on a breathtaking journey through space.



Our new dockumentary is now available for leasing. See the trailer here


Also check out our book to which the film is based on: Northern Lights - a guide



For more info, pricing or demo of the full documentray contact paal@solarmax.no


SOLARMAX is producing short films for educational purposes, for commercials and for the torurism industry such as the Kavli Price Awards in Oslo, the costal steamer Hurtigruten (a northern lights documentary playing on all ships) and recently at the Ski Museum in Holmenkollen - the most visited tourist attraction in Norway.


Film shown at the following locations:


  1. All Hurtigruten ships - playing every day.


  1. Holmenkollen Ski Museum - playing every day


  1. Tromsø Museum - playing regularly 


  1. Fiske Planetarium in Boulder, CO  


  1. The  Finisterra Arrábida Film Art & Tourism Festival in Portugal, April 2015


  1. FilmAT film Festival in Warsaw, June 2015


  1. IMAX theatre at Pacific Science Center in Seattle   May 2015


  1. Canadian Museum of Nature during Arctic Cocktail, an evening event marking the transfer of the       Chairmanship of the Arctic Council from Canada to USA. 


  1. Smithsonian Museum, Washington DC, February 2015


  1. Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, October 2015


  1.  Institute for Planets and Exoplanets, UCLA, California, May 2015


  1. European Geophysical Union conference i Vienna, April 2016


  1. Nice International Film Festival, May 2016


  1. Madrid International Film Festival - July 2016





 

Northern Lights - a Magic Experience  DVD

DVD version in eight languages (Region free - PAL and NTSC)

The 25 minute documentary takes you on a breathtaking journey through space. By using pedagogic top-quality animations and spectacular solar imagery from NASA satellites it tells the full story of the northern lights from myth to science. The film is packed with some of the world’s best photography and time lapse sequences and includes tips about how to take your own stunning aurora photos.

BONUS FILM: «The Aurora Empire - Guovssahas riika». A five minute film that includes very unique «real-time» video taken by the experienced photographer Ørjan Bertelsen (www.bertelsenfoto.no) using new super-sensitive camera equipment. The film also contains video from the Hurtigruten Cruiseline. Original music by Herman Rundberg


See Trailer here

From Hurtigruten Cruise Line

New innovative animation to explain the physics behind the Northern Lights

The DVD contains brand new graphics and animations specially made for this documentary. In particular how the particles form the Sun run along Earths magnetic field - colliding with atoms - exciting them to emit light.


Prize winner at Finisterra Arrabida Film Art & Tourism Festival, Portugal, and FilmAT Festival in Warsaw.

Review in the magazine: Astronomi
«Impeccable dramaturgy, excellent illustrations and animations, and with technical precision»

«Northern Lights sequences even seasoned amateur astronomers hardly have seen before»

«It is just to lean back and enjoy»

«The Music maintains the same high quality as the rest»

USB Business Card version with Full HD quality soon available